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Flower terror : suffocating stories of China

Author: Wumingshi.
Publisher: Dumont, N.J. : Homa & Sekey Books, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Stories on the Chinese Cultural Revolution. In A Glass of Water, an old woman is denied water because of her family's anti-revolutionary politics, in The Fossil, a wife shows her loyalty to the Party by not speaking to her husband for three years, while in the title tale a man attracts suspicion when he buys flowers, considered a frivolous purchase.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wumingshi, pseud.
Flower terror.
Dumont, N.J. : Homa & Sekey Books, ©1999
(OCoLC)654191213
Named Person: Wumingshi.; Wumingshi.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wumingshi.
ISBN: 9780966542103 096654210X
OCLC Number: 40936460
Notes: "A collection of vignettes based mostly on Pu Ning's personal life in China between 1950's and 1970's"--Page 4 of cover.
Originally written in Chinese.
Description: 255 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Pu Ning and his writing --
Preface --
The fossil --
A glass of water --
Flower terror --
Reunion --
The turtle --
A type --
Silken veil --
Duck's tongue cap --
Onto the bridge --
Flower play --
The secret on the Pamirs --
The day Mao died.
Responsibility: Pu Ning.

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Stories on the Chinese Cultural Revolution. In A Glass of Water, an old woman is denied water because of her family's anti-revolutionary politics, in The Fossil, a wife shows her loyalty to the Party by not speaking to her husband for three years, while in the title tale a man attracts suspicion when he buys flowers, considered a frivolous purchase.

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